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Unit for Field-based Forest Research

The Unit for Field-based Forest Research is responsible for the research stations and long-term field experiments at the Faculty of Forest Science.

Det finns 9 sidor som är taggade med Unit for Field-based Forest Research:
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Svartberget Experimental Forest

Map. Source: Lantmäteriet Svartberget is a center for forest field research in northern Sweden. It provides key infrastructures for field research on mire ecosystems, catchments, and productive pine and spruce stands. The large site gives researchers ...


Groundwater wells in cooperation with SKB

Photo by Kim Lindgren Svartberget in cooperation with SKB is drilling wells within the research area. 3 wells will be dug at 3 different sites and will be used for sampling of groundwater at different depths. Drilling is underway and the first site ...


How soil carbon loss could accelerate global warming

Photo by Peder Blomkvist A study using data gathered from across the globe shows that climate change will increase the rate of global warming. The newly published research shows that as global temperatures rise, the activity of microbial life in the ...


Mesocosms in lake Stortjärn

Photo by: Peder Blomkvist Last week, a platform with mesocosms was installed in lake Stortjärn. The installation is part of SITES AquaNet and the program as a whole will allow researchers from around the world to perform experiments with mesocosms ...


Researchers from around the world visiting Svartberget

Photo taken by Ida Taberman Last week, the annual Krycklan symposium took place, which attracted researchers and others working in environmental science from around the world. Part of the symposium was an excursion to the experimental sites at Krycklan, ...


The board of SITES visiting Svartberget

Photo taken by Heléne Hagerman. On tuesday the 6th of September, the board of SITES visited Svartberget. The board visits a few of the field stations that are part of SITES each year, this time their travels took them to Svartberget and Röbäcksdalen. ...


Royal visit at Svartberget

Photo taken by Lars Klingström. On thursday the first of september, His majesty King Karl XVI Gustaf payed a visit to Svartberget research station The visist was part of the Future forest project, and the king was acompanied by (among others) the heads ...

Unit for Field-based Forest Research

Unit for Field-based Forest Research

The Unit for Field-based Forest Research was started in 2004, formed around the research stations and long-term field experiments that the Faculty of Forest Science runs. Research stations and Experimental forests Forest-related research Field experiments ...